– New Page at has recently been updated with as a part of the Data and Statistics – General Reference Resources page. The following is the stated purpose:
The purpose of is to increase public access to high value, machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government.

Further, includes a searchable data catalog that includes access to data in two ways: through the “raw” data catalog and using tools.

The Primary Goal of this site reads as follows:

A primary goal of is to improve access to Federal data and expand creative use of those data beyond the walls of government by encouraging innovative ideas (e.g., web applications). strives to make government more transparent and is committed to creating an unprecedented level of openness in Government. The openness derived from will strengthen our Nation’s democracy and promote efficiency and effectiveness in Government.

Users may also suggest other data and materials to be added to this page and the searchable database.

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